Schedule for Phuket Vegetarian Festival 2013 Street Processions

 Schedule for Phuket Vegetarian Festival 2013 Street ProcessionsOctober 6, 2013
CHOOR SU GONG NAKA SHRINE
From the Shrine to Phuket Town

October 7, 2013

SAPAM SHRINE
From the Shrine to Phuket Town

BANGKOO SHRINE
Street Procession in Phuket Town

CHERNG THALAY SHRINE
Street Procession at Manik Village – Cherng Thalay Village 1

HAI YIAN GENG SHRINE
Street Procession in Naiyang Village

October 8, 2013
LIM HU TAI SU SHRINE (SAMKONG)
From the Shrine to Phuket Town

CHERNG THALAY SHRINE
Street Procession at Surin Beach Village and Cherng Thalay Village 2

TAE GUN SHRINE (BAN NABON)
From the Shrine to Chalong , Rawai , Karon

SHENG LENG TONG
Street Procession in Muangmai Village

HAI YIAN GENG SHRINE
Street Procession in Ban Tha Chat Chai

October 9, 2013
BAN THA RUE SHRINE
From the Shrine to Phuket Town

SAPAM SHRINE
From the Shrine to Sapam Village

JANG ONG SHRINE
From the Shrine to Phuket Town

TAE GUN TAI TAE SHRINE (BAN PASAK)
From the Shrine to Pasak Village and Ban Don Market

CHOOR SU GONG NAKA SHRINE
From the Shrine to Naka Village

October 10, 2013
BANG NEOW SHRINE
In Phuket Town

CHERNG THALAY SHRINE
Street Procession in Thalang District

GIM TSU ONG SHRINE (BAN DON)
From the Shrine to Maikhao Village

SHENG LENG TONG SHRINE
Street Procession in Tha Ma Prow Village/ Ban Nuea

October 11, 2013
JUI TUI SHRINE
In Phuket Town

GIM TSU ONG SHRINE (BAN DON)
In Ban Don Village – Ban Kian Village – Ban Sakoo Village – Ban Naiyang Village – Airport– Muang Mai Village

October 12, 2013
KATHU SHRINE
From the Shrine to Phuket Town

BAN THA RUE SHRINE
From the Shrine to Thalang Town

YOK KE KENG SHRINE
From the Shrine to Phuket Town

GIM TSU ONG SHRINE (BAN DON)
From the Shrine to Chalong

HAI YIANG GENG SHRINE
Street Procession in Ban Mai Khao Village

October 13, 2013
SUI BOON TONG SHRINE
In Phuket Town

BANGKOO SHRINE
From the Shrine to Sapam and Bangkoo Villages

NGOR HIAN SHRINE
Street Procession in Ban Kian Village

2013 Phuket Vegetarian Festival Dates Announced

2013 Phuket Vegetarian Festival Dates AnnouncedOn 21th August 2013, Phuket Vice Governor – Somkiat Sangkhaosutthirak together with Phuket Deputy Governor – Chaiwat Thepee, Director of Culture of Phuket – Tawichat Intorarit and Chairman of the Phuket Shrines – Prasert Fakthongphol presided over a meeting regarding the Phuket Vegetarian Festival 2013.

Khun Tawichat said “Phuket Vegetarian Festival 2013 will be held from 5th until 13th October 2013 keeping with the traditions of old Phuket, and helping to promote the provinces tourism. As usual, the festival will include street processions from Chinese Shrines, Jade Emperor & Nine Emperor Propitiation, Lantern Pole Raising, Fire-Walking Rituals, Food-Offering Ritual to Heavenly Warriors and the Bridge-Crossing Ritual.”

Khun Somkiat added “It has been ordered that relevant authorities take care of the safety of all Ma Songs (Middlemen), control the use of firecrackers, control the price of goods and also keep all the roads clean and tidy.”